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>> the top stories we are following right now. we are waiting on his press conference to get under way at any time with 49ers head coach jim harbaugh. if we will carry it for you lie. >> san francisco police searched a home in connection with the disappearance of 18 year-old boy nearly 30 years ago. the latest on the investigation is coming up. >> today is the day for the
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warming trend. we are into the '60s. it will feel like spring. the temperatures are coming up then what we felt yesterday perry epo the storm track will be to the north so the weather will be dry for the next few days. today we are mainly in the low 60's. check out thursday and friday. is mid to upper 50s. there are a lot weather changes to talk about. i will have more to talk about concerns super bowl sunday. >> we are in the 6:00 hour and we are starting to see more traffic. there is not any hot spots. here is your quick commute check. as we go to interstate 580 and highway 4. otherwise the
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rest of the bay area freeways are still pretty light. >> add this point i just do not know. >> this is the sound of a mother will is waiting for answers after police stormed a home looking for the disappearance of a 10 year old boy who disappeared more than 30 years ago. kevin collins. this is after 1984 when he went missing. we will turn to mike pelton who is live at the scene with the latest. >> good morning daria. this home one your screen is becoming a big target for this investigation. this goes back three decades. if this is just a block of where he was last seen in 1984. he was at a nearby bus stop as he waited to go home from basketball practice. authority served a search warrant. the diver dothey dug ie
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ground and found bones said that ball were human remains but it turned out to be from an animal. >> we will now go for the press conference.res coming in m new orleans. as you see here is jim harbaugh. he met with the players yesterday and he actually got together for a team photo and your legs. off you can see them lining up. he took some time now to praise his brother john harbaugh 4 we will face off against. >> he is a great coach. he is very talented. i think i am have a coach that he is.
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i might be a little bit generous because i have less experience than he has. i have less playoff experience is etc.. we know the this is a task ahead of us. >> there were some controversy comments. now media day did not come out without some controversy a commons. one of the most talked about was fun niners wide receiver randy moss. moss used to be a star, but has not had a big role says he has to join the niners this year. still mall seems to think that he is the best receiver to ever play the game of football. >> this is what happens when you get hit in your head a lot. >> but you can ask these guys so
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many questions that they start to say stupid pig. >> . ito cam this long to realize how fabulous did. southeast google was bound to come out. >> tomorrow bay area news. a former employee faa tiburon
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catholic school will be in court today. he is charged with sex crimes against a former student. 25 year-old max rubensttein faces 22 felony counts, including forcing a minor to perform oral sex. he is being held on half a million dollars bail. police say that rubinstein met to the victim at st. hilary's school and he sexually abused her for nearly a year. it happened while she was still working at the school and that the girl had gone on to high school. as far as whether rubinstein molested other students, police said that the investigation is still ongoing. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back. the time is 6:08 a.m.. former u.s. rep gabrielle giffords will be a surprise witness at today's senate judiciary hearing on how to curb gun violence. gil first, who suffer is of fear head wound and a 2011 shooting that killed six people and wounded 12 others, is not expected to answer a question that today's session. her husband, mark kelly, is already scheduled to appear before the panel. the couple has formed a political action group called americans for responsible solutions, and that promoting gun restrictions.
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also testifying today will be wayne lapierre, executive vice president of the national rifle association. >> after a one day palls on monday. stocks rallied a get on tuesday. the doubt is moving closer to the $14 and dollar mark. drug maker pfizer, one of the dow's 30 stocks helped with the search with help from a drug maker pfizer, the dollar is moving closer to 14,000. the s&p 500 gained eight points, while the nasdaq fell less than a point. watching research in motion. along a delay of blackberry attend lunches today. is it too little too late? or will this did research in motion back in the gang. reviewers like the browser split speed
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and the keyboard on rims and you touch screen. a feature called the black berry balance, which keeps corporate and personal data separate. where am stock was at 144 a share in 2008. if now is trading around 15 bucks a share. >> u.s. transport safety regulators have asked boeing to provide a full operating history of the lithium-ion batteries that were used in its 787 dream liner is. then end-t-s-be made the request after becoming aware of battery incidents that occurred before january the seventh. battery fire in a 787 park at a boston logan international airport. all
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nippon airways says that it has replaced the batteries on is 787 aircraft 10 times because they felt to charge properly or showed of the problems, and informed a bowling about the swaps. all 50 of the boeing 787 is in use around the world have been grounded. >> we're also watching bay area weather. here is a live look from the bay bridge toll plaza. in berkeley today, you are looking at a high of 62 degrees. coming up next we will have erica with the full forecast. with the full forecast. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show
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when you bundle tv and internet. >> welcome back the time is
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6:14 a.m.. the temperatures are mild. >> it is upper 40's for places like san francisco. we do have certain spots a are in the upper 30's. we have shaved off a couple of degrees. concord is waking up to 37. he is 41 degrees out the door in san carlos. by 8:00 a.m. it will be 50s or around the heart of the bay. putting the clock into motion by 12 it will be 60's for the north bay. as we head into 8:00 p.m. tonight all of the light blue on your screen will indicate that will be back down in the '50s. there will be plenty of low 60's to go or around. yesterday we struggle to get out of the '50s. today is not the case. the skies are clear and it
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is 624 fremont as 61% to clara. >> >> san francisco will become a man at 69 degrees. high pressure is in control over the west. it is a guiding the storm to the north. we will see clear skies for the next three days. thanks to the offshore wind the temperatures will be pretty warm into the next several afternoons. the 7 day around the bay highlights warmer weather for thursday and friday. the only difference is that we will see more in the way of cloud cover. it will be dry and mild for all of you for super bowl sunday. the work week will start out fine but we do have big changes for tuesday night into wednesday. >> we will start with the
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traffic maps because they had problems borrowing for the 580 ride heading through a little more. the problem is not in the commute direction but and the non commute to direction. he's got a great deal a car was on fire. it was in the center divider and it wasn't often flames. he is starting to attract a lot of attention from the west bound dry. currently the drive time is at 34 minutes. this is exactly normal for what it usually is at this time of the day. it is not a hot spot but it can become one unless this fire is extinguished. there is nothing in the line is westbound but it is a enough to create a visual have searched. >> the bay bridge has the metering lights activated about 10 minutes earlier than usual. never the less there is a back up 14 to 16
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minutes. the san mateo bridge has volume that is building but the drive time is still 11 minutes. gate bridgl a problem free from 1 01 southbound. >> i know we have been talking all things 49ers but we do have to give some props till the sharks. add to the shark tank. taking on the ducks. patrick marlowe had nine goals for the five to zero sharks coming in. he did not score tonight at the third. -two to one ducks. low again scored to tie the game with 245 left at 2-2 shootout was 3-2 sharks. teemu selannie hit off the
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post the sharks win! anitti niemi had 28 saves final score was 3 to 2 sharks shootout. >> as football fans to prepare for the big super bowl parties. it turns out that america is rooting for our very own forty-niners! break down the steps, it turns out that geographically speaking we have more 49er fans than baltimore ravens fans the niners are in the red, the ravens are in the purple. facebook crunch and the numbers was about 35 million account holders of the united states. who have a
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like a page for one of the 32 teams in the nfl. put another way, more than one in 10 americans have declared their support for an nfl team on facebook. so the 49ers will have millions of fans not just in the bay area room for them come super bowl sunday. >> next on kron 4 morning news, the country is seen a strange mix of whether right now. we will show you this note, storms and sunshine. >> we're also watching bay area weather perry ed let's check out san francisco. well, well, well.
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and >> welcome back. we would check on the temperatures. we will warm until about 64 degrees. we will have springlike forecast for the rest of the week. >> we are seeing some really interesting weather right now across the country. we have pulled the this new video and to kron 4 to show you the contrast between different states. on the left as fargo, ne north dakota where people are still shoveling their way out of snow in conditions. but check out illinois and missouri, they are totally different scenes. chicago is a joint temperatures above 60 degrees, which is heat waves that is for that area. but it will last for long, it is expected to dip back
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into the teen's tomorrow. and then look at a missouri. a large springlike storm system is pushing severe thunderstorms and damaging winds eastward through the mississippi valley. so far one that is blamed on this storm, which happened in mississippi. >> new details this morning until the brazil nightclub fire investigation. police said that the group planned at the time lit a flare designed for outdoor use and said the club selling on fire. police believe that the people who ignited the flare on sunday new that it was from outdoor use only. the night club hadsprinklers and no emergency exit protess. officias
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think that the ban which is known for its techniques, all almost tried to save money. that in your flare's calls over 30 bugs broader walter flares on the cost a few dollars. >> here is a live look from san jose. the temps look like it would be nice they also for the south bay. >> we have been trying to get the speaking of jim harbaugh but we are having problems. we're trying to get this to go through and then we will bring get live. as we go to break let's listen into what he has to say. >> they wanted me to do it
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>> welcome back its is 6:27 a.m.. >> it is turning out to be a really nice day. the warming trend officially starts today. we have lost a few degrees in we're inching closer to the morning low. the lead held is that to 37. it is mid 40's and richmond and upper 40's for daly city and downtown san francisco. satellite and radar shows that high pressure is back in control over our district. this is inching
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its way close to the coastline. we will nauseating raindrops whatsoever. the rain that would have came our way will be guided to the north. bank of offshore winds for keeping the temperatures on a warmer side for the next several afternoons. as we take a look at the day planner it will be mostly sunny compared to yesterday. everyone will be in the low 60's. by tonight we will keep the clear skies around. tomorrow the temperatures will still be warmer. it will be mid to upper 60s and the side of the heart of the bay. >> there will be pleasant conditions for the weekend and i will have a full detail coming up. >> traffic continues to build that the bay bridge but the back up its remaining about 16 minutes. your quick commute check shows that moderate to heavy
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traffic for the east bay freeway. at 580 westbound is about a 16 minute drive. there was a eastbound car fire that might slow this down. we are still under 25 minutes from bumf
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>> whenever there live events going on you can turn on art when '90s three contests at digital 24 hour news channel. >> in san francisco 01 and is waiting for answers as they yesterday made up the floor the rise is that correct? >> yes there is a a no trespassing sign here still. this will be a big part in the case that dates back three decades. this is a
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really close location to where kevin thomas was last seen in 1984. he waited at a nearby bus stop trying to make his way home from basketball practice. yesterday according to police cadaver dogs noticed something underneath the driver's floor. cruz then went and then dug up the ground. they found a bonus but pulmonary results show that their animal bones, not human remains. further testing needs to be done. police have been looking into of for some time. >> we were taking pictures out the window. they said there investigating a 20 year-old homicide. i thought it was scary. >> investigators are tight lid that this point and they're not telling us why
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they came back to searched the home. there are no suspects in the case. the one person that was of interest has passed away. >> we will continue to follow the latest and this. >> walnut creek police are investigating a violent armed robbery at a jewelry store. it happened that david and late in the broadway plaza downtown walnut creek. witnesses say to suspects barge and, once braden plays with pepper spray while the other broke the display cabinets with a sledgehammer. the suspects said several rolex watches. police say a third suspect drove the getaway car at a newer model black and finicky as you be at acts 35. there is suspects are in
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custody in connection with a home invasion robbery and san jose. earlier this month police say these are the men who died an elderly couple and then ransacked the home and making off with jewelry, and other valuables and both family cars. it happened last monday evening here on bret harte drive in san jose is almandine valley neighborhood. police say at least one of the suspects had of my and at the three men are also risk of over three previous armed robberies in san jose that include the stabbing and assault of two other victims. police leave this man is connected to a deadly shooting at a pittsburgh gas station. brian keith fox is suspected of shooting when man and had this morning. it happened at the union 76 gas station on railroad ave. the victim was taken to hospital and later died. keith box is
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considered armed and dangerous. >> get ready for a up a little more for gas. prices are once again on the rise in california they could hit $3.80 to $3.95 a gallon by valentine's day. this comes as refineries across as they convert to more expensive summer blend the fuel while they deal with sporadic outages. the sec would the gas prices will instead of the bay area. divers san francisco bay average of $3 and the 6 per gallon and it is $3.69 a gallon in san jose. an oakland drivers can expect to pay about $3.68 per gallon of gas. >> there will be rigorous debate about many of the details when every state holders should engage of the real give-and-take of the process. it is important for
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mommy! i went potty! that's great, honey.... where? for life's bleachable moments. >> more on our press coverage for new lorin's but strong thunderstorms moving through the area right now. jim harbaugh singing just moments ago talking about what it's like to try to will and normal practice during the super bowl. he
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also talked about collin kaepernick >> that has the bottom of has to be a normal one. again be an exceptional one or an extraordinary wednesday for this te the busiest day of the entire season. >> collin kaepernick said competitiveness, but is it idea and one? the need to reel him and from time to time? >> no and has seen anything or he has read any one the wrong way. every what everything that he says we all watch him back up. he does it and and all football manner. >> to the other is
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recalling 907,000 vehicles around the world for faulty air bags and another 385,000 lexus luxury cars for defective wipers. the moderate maker says there have been no accidents or injuries related to either of those defects, but received 46 reports of problems involving the air bags from north america. there were 25 reports of problems related to the windshield wipers. being recalled for air bags are 2001 through 2004 corolla anchor role matrix cars in the u.s. the problem wipers, which can get stuck if there is a heavy snowfall affect three kinds of 2005 to 2011 lexus models.
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>> we're going to take a break in here is a live look from the bay bridge. current temperature 43 degrees and it should want another 20 before mid afternoon. we will be right back.
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>> is 6458 m and san francisco police have searched a home in the height ashbury district in connection with the disappearance of a 10 year- old boy nearly 30 years ago. authorities say they're looking evidence and the 1984 disappearance of kevin collins. the bonds turned out to belong to an animal. we are hearing more this morning from the san francisco forty-niners. they are holding in the availability this morning. we'll hear more from collin kaepernick and jim harbaugh
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in the next hour. the airlin the nra and gun-control advocates are facing off at the year's first senate hearing on curbing gun violence today's senate judiciary committee hearing comes less than two months after the massacre in new town conn. a senate aide says former rep gabrielle giffords will be a surprise witness at today's hearing. >> we're joined by rob black with wall street's winners and losers. for the first time in three and a half years >> no one should really care. in hindsight at 2020. we saw basically pick up and and, if you look at that gdp
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number which is positive. the fiscal cliff and the weaker than expected christmas when the political who's going to win 0 is not gonna win what does that mean for congress? there was a lot of drama at the end of the year, yes it was a lot no doubt about it. >> earnings season? and earnings season is going on right now and the numbers have been pretty solid. it seems like this early season is pretty good? >> it is a pretty good earnings season. the ones that got me really what me last night was amazon .com. they see to be able to manage their earnings. they drop whatever they want when they won a drop as far as income goes. the company continues to grow top wide.
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wall street is that they would topline -- wall street is fascinated with top line. they get more distribution centers in california sun now does not cost as much to ship. >> the higher the number the more volatile stock will be was trading at the end of the season? >> exactly. a number like 1.5 would be 50 percent more volatile with the >> did you have a blackberry? >> and now i did not. >> today is the day they finally launched the blackberries and again. the think it will come back again? >> blackberry is not even in
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the top five. in my stock opinion, not my social or cooled opinion, there is no chance with the stock. i don't see cbo's running out and buying blackberries for everyone in the company. >> it was a $144 stock and now it is a $15 stock. 100 >> will be back with winners and losers on wall street. >> good morning, the sun is
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starting to come up and we're enjoying waking up to clear skies around the area. 47 san francisco, lower '40's oakland. and it is around 8:00 a.m. '50s around the heart of the bay and 40's for your inland spots. and 12:00 p.m. the green is green indicateall over the scre0 p.m. local back down to the '50s but we are still in the month of january. after nine highs, plenty of low 60s to talk about. redwood city 62, 63 mountain view, 61 fairfield concord and walnut creek. mid fifties for the north bay that the loma 60
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degrees. 62 berkeley. the strong bridge of high pressure is guiding the storm track to our north. it will remain clear and sunny for the next several days. the weekend will answer is more cloud cover but it will still keep temperatures on the mild side. the start of the work we just fine but wednesday a storm is brewing in headed to the bay area with a 20 percent chance of showers. >> we have been tracking a problem on interstate 580 and livermore that has now become a hot spot. it is a car fire and now it is a fatality in vaults. it will be hours before the eastbound lanes are cleared of the biggest impact is on the west bound ride because of the visual hazard that it creates. the normal commute
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time is 35 minutes and it is now about 41 minutes from the dublin to the 2 05 interchange. we expect to see those drive times grow. it is likely that the lanes here will be blocked for several hours as the corner has been summoned to the scene. that means a big investigation. that is the only hot spot this far. the bay bridge is still holding at about 16 to 18 minutes for the westbound commute. the san mateo bridge drive times are still at 11 minutes even though the volume is building. the 1 01 golden gate bridge is still pretty light in both directions. >> i just want to point out the fact that they're having nasty weather in various parts of the country. on the left is some of the damage
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that has been caused by natural by the brain and slamming into the region. the middle of the screen as a green bay wisconsin with a blizzard like conditions. unfortunately for the fishermen in they are safe after their truck plunged to the eyes about a mile off shore in wisconsin's green bay tuesday morning. the track at the bottom and only 4 ft. of water. >> we will continue with the kron4 news with more weather and traffic. let's take a peek at san jose traffic 1 01 looks ok. in santa clara is 42 degrees and the high will be 61 this afternoon.
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>> we're following several developing stories including the san francisco forty- niners. we will be right back as a kron4 morning as continues in just two minutes.

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